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Word of the Day – Mar. 9 – Dyspepsia

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Noun: Dyspepsia  (dis-PEP-shuh) Definition: 1. Indigestion. 2. Ill humor: disgruntlement. Sample sentence: The meatball sandwich was delicious, but not worth the dyspepsia suffered because of it.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 9

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There’s no need to rush. What’s meant for you always arrives right on time.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 6

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Making one person smile can change the world…maybe not the whole world, but their world.

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Word of the Day – Mar. 6 – Ilk

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Noun: Ilk  (ILK) Definition: Sort, kind. Sample sentence: The hole beneath the stairs of the cabin’s porch allows in squirrels, chipmunks, skunks and other creatures of that ilk.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 5

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The goal should not be to be better than the other person, but to be better than your previous self.

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Word of the Day – Mar. 5 – Sprightly

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Adjective: Sprightly  (SPRYTE-lee) Definition: 1. Marked by a cheerful lightness and vivacity (as of movement or manner): spirited. 2. Having a distinctively piquant taste. Sample sentence: Uncle Jack, a sprightly man in his early 80’s, was an avid storyteller, and we all listened with rapt attention as he regaled us with his newest tale.

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Word of the Day – Mar. 4 – Compunction

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Noun: Compunction  (kum-PUNK-shun) Definition: 1. Anxiety arising from awareness of guilt. 2. Distress of mind over an anticipated action or result. 3. A twinge of misgiving: scruple. Sample sentence: A dilgent editor, Michelle feels no compunction about deleting words and phrases from even the most beautifully written paragraph for the sake of space or clarity.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 4

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Always remember that your present situation is not your final destination. The best is yet to come.

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Word of the Day – Mar. 3 – Thanatology

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Noun: Thanatology  (than-uh-TAH-luh-jee) Definition: The description or study of the phenomena of death and of the psychological mechanisms for coping with them. Sample sentence: A good text on thanatology is Elizabeth Kulber-Ross’s  “On Death and Dying” which outlines the five stages of grief.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 3

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Good things come to those who wait. Better things come to those who don’t give up. The best things come to those who just believe.

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